Growing plants is a good teaching tool for preschoolers.

 

mongo seeds…

According to Beth Hallett of the University of New Hampshire Child Study and Development Center, “Gardening lets children practice skills such as problem-solving, collaboration, counting, measuring, writing, language, and risk-taking.”

So here at ACES, preschool teachers see to it that in their lengthy lesson they incorporate both indoor and outdoor class time. Growing plants is one of them and this is a good teaching tool for preschoolers. It is both simple and fun.

planting…

Planting teaches the children about life cycles and responsibility.

sprouting and growing…